Chabad Hasid Ilan Fuchs Elected Mayor in Rockland County, NY
Three other religious Jews, Joel Grunwald, Ra’anan Zidile and Marc Greenberg were elected to the Pomona Board in the same election.
Second Violent Mugger Arrested in Crown Heights Robbery Attack
“We demand that the NYPD add more protection in the neighborhood. Our children, our families, must be able to walk safely on our streets.”
Interfaith Clergy, NYPD, City Officials Protest Antisemitism in Crown Heights
Speakers at the event emphasized that “love and tolerance” must triumph over hate – but few strategies to implement that concept were raised at the gathering.
Cape Coral, Florida Chabad House Attacked on Shabbat
Rabbi Yossi Labkowski: "We don't live in fear. We are here and we will continue our work and if we have to protect ourselves, we will protect ourselves.”
Florida Congress Member Holds Anti-Hate Meeting at Chabad
The meeting, held at Chabad SW Broward in Cooper City, came as a response to neo-nazi and white supremacist groups attempting to organize a “National Day of Hate” on February 25, 2023.
Chabad Shabbaton to Attract Thousands of Teens from Around the World
The annual event, hosted in New York City, fosters a sense of Jewish community for students from North America and around the world.
Rabbi Mendy Chitrik in Turkey: ‘We’re Hoping for Miracles’
"Whatever is left in the city will have to be rebuilt and it will take time. It’s a very sad situation – so many casualties, so much destruction."
Worldwide Chabad Centers Warned of ISIS Plans to Attack Synagogues
“It is not known which specific place, God forbid, they are planning to attack, so we have asked all emissaries to increase their vigilance.”
‘Palestine’ Sprayed Again on NYC Chabad Mitzvah Tank
Chabad-Lubavitch emissary Rabbi Yehuda Pevzner, who runs the mitzvah tank, noted that the phenomenon of antisemitism has been “raising its profile lately, even in the modern world.”
Chabad Ice Menorah Smashed in Upper East Side Antisemitic Attack
Shattered Hanukkah menorah stationed at East 93rd Street and 2nd Avenue marks the second holiday attack that occurred at the same center.
In Russia, ‘Despite the Situation, Permits Were Given’ for a Public Hanukkah Menorah Lighting
A large crowd of people participated in the joyous celebration, even though it was snowing and freezing cold.
Pre-Holocaust Menorah to be Featured at Turkish Consulate Hanukah Party in New York
How did a 19th century menorah from Prague end up being the star of a Hanukah party hosted by Turkey?
Beware: WhatsApp Scammers Stole Thousands of Dollars in Brooklyn
The scam has already affected members of the Crown Heights Jewish community.
Watch Live: The International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Shluchim
6000 Chabad Shluchim (emmisaries) from around the world gather and meet for the annual Lubavitch gathering.
Chabad-Lubavitch Headquarters Expands Security Operations
“Today with antisemitic incidents on the rise, the need to address security concerns of shluchim has never been greater.”
Chabad Wants Their Books Back (from Russia)
The lawsuit seeks to enforce a US ruling so that it can seize Russian assets worth tens of millions of dollars also in Israel.
Meretz Activists Don Tefillin
The unexpected gesture was in response to the desecration of Tefillin earlier in the day.
Ben Gvir Removed from Kfar Chabad Celebrations So Netanyahu Won’t Be Seen with Him
We bless him and his partner Bezalel Smotrich to win enough mandates so Bibi would be forced to treat them with respect.
Chabad House Becomes Storm Shelter as Hurricane Ian Smashes Its Way Across Florida
Torrential rains, whipping winds and record storm surge all combined to make Ian an historic hurricane just two miles per hour shy of a Category 5 monster.
Abu Dhabi (and UAE) Holds its Largest Jewish Wedding Ever
Guests included Emirati royals, prominent rabbis, dignitaries and much of the country’s burgeoning Jewish community.
Gathering at Ohel to Mark 32nd Year After Passing of Rabbi JJ Hecht, obm
Rabbi Hecht’s influence has spread far and wide after his passing.
Amid Jewish Agency Row, Chabad Threatens Legal Action Against Kremlin
Chabad is demanding the return of the Schneerson historical library archives, and has asked the Israeli government to freeze all proceedings to transfer the Alexander Court church compound in Jerusalem to Russia.
Toddler Dies in Car Outside Chabad Preschool in South Florida
Police have asked for a warrant to retrieve surveillance video from the school and surrounding buildings.
Idaho to Get First Mikvah as Part of $3.5 Million Chabad Construction Project
“During the pandemic, our community has grown tremendously, and we are now able to provide more services,” said Rabbi Mendel Lifshitz.
ODA Primary Health Care Network Opens Branch in Crown Heights, Brooklyn
Services are available 7 days a week, 365 days a year, with on-call availability 24 hours a day.
De Niro, Spike Lee, Josh Alexander, AP, Rehabilitate Crown Heights Pogrom’s Leader
Alexander’s film celebrates Sharpton’s legacy as “an extension of Martin Luther King Jr.
Russia Permanently Bans Three Senior Chabad Rabbis
Chabad has long sought the return of its historic collection of Jewish and Chassidic books and manuscripts amassed by the Rebbes of Chabad and seized by Russia since WWII.
Tallahassee Chabad House to Bury Burnt Torah Scrolls
The cause of the fire is still unknown, and is under investigation.
Devastating Fire Destroys Tallahassee Chabad House in Florida
The Chabad Center sustained major damage, including the loss of all the Torah scrolls and hundreds of books. The kitchen and other facilities were also destroyed.
Chabad Rabbi Addresses Miami-Dade National Prayer Breakfast
National Prayer Day was created in 1952 by a joint Congressional resolution, and became a national holiday in 1988.